Category: Knitting

Relax…and knit

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Although lately most of my time is spent renovating our house and everything that has to do with it, knitting remains a daily activity. Mostly for relaxation, but at the same time I… Read More

Stocking the online shop

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Slowly getting there! I am knitting my way through summer, by mostly knitting hats! Sounds crazy, right? But I am doing my best to stock up my online shop Green Grass Studios. These… Read More

Jong Cardigan

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) It is on a pretty hot day that I am writing about my recently finished, bulky, cardigan. Not a combination you would expect, but I think that has something to do with my… Read More

Knits and the quest for yarn

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Sometimes I am really surprised by how hard it is to find green(er) yarn. I find it important to know where the yarn comes from and if animals are being treated well. If… Read More

I opened an online store

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Yes, it really happened! I opened an online store! I am still filling the digital shelves, so right now there are only a few things you can buy in my Green Grass Studios… Read More

I was at a Yarn Fair

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Nice yarns right?! I bought these yarns at the Handwerkbeurs, a big craft fair here in Holland, and now I am even happier than I already was.

Knitting and Sewing in progress

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) Stormy weather calls for knitting! So knitting is what I do. Oh and sewing, because sometimes I need a little break from knitting. I thought it was time to give you guys an… Read More

Color Work

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) The knitting and sewing I have done lately contains more color than I am used to. I like my black/grey clothing, but a bit of color is a nice addition. Curious about my… Read More

Sew, knit, settle, repeat

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) In between finding my way in the new house, organizing boxes, garden work and getting to know the town a little bit, I try to keep knitting and sewing. It helps with relaxing… Read More

Where my knittings at

(voor Nederlands scroll naar beneden) As for most knitters around December: I am doing a lot of ‘gift-knitting’ lately. That’s why I haven’t done a lot of knitting I can share, because it wouldn’t be a surprise anymore…… Read More